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Neck Cancers

What to Expect After Treatment is Completed 

Once you have made it through treatment, you need to have close follow-up with your doctor. Follow-up plans are specific to the primary site of the tumor. 

Sarcoma follow-up: Some of your follow-up plan after treatment for soft tissue sarcoma will depend on the stage and type of your sarcoma. In general, you should expect the following: 

  • Have a rehabilitation team see you to help with function after treatment. 
  • See a doctor and have some imaging of your chest (such as an X-Ray or CT scan) at regularly scheduled times. 
  • Consider having baseline and periodic imaging of the primary site (CT scan, MRI or maybe even an ultrasound). 

Lymphoma follow-up: Treatments and management of lymphoma can take a while and have multiple stages. Speak to your medical oncologist about the plan to watch for any signs of recurrence.

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